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Acevedo ‘thrilled and overwhelmed’ by Carnegie win

The Dominican-American writer Elizabeth Acevedo is the first author of colour to be awarded the Carnegie Medal—and she says pupils seeking greater representation spurred her... Read more

CILIP makes changes at Carnegie and Kate Greenaway following diversity review

Library and information association CILIP has opened up nominations for the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Awards to other industry bodies and is introducing a ‘children’s... Read more

McCaughrean and Smith win Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals

Geraldine McCaughrean and Sydney Smith have won the 2018 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals respectively, with Amnesty honours going to Angie Thomas and Levi... Read more

'No more buck-passing', says Carnegie Diversity report

A change in culture must take place in the way the CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Children’s Book Awards are administered "with no more buck... Read more

Casely-Hayford to chair Carnegie and Greenaway Medals diversity review

CILIP has announced that Margaret Casely-Hayford, the chair of charity ActionAid UK, is to lead a review into the diversity of its Carnegie and Kate... Read more

‘Children need more inclusive books’

Inclusivity in children’s literature is improving but there is still a lot of progress to be made in order to reflect modern realities for young... Read more

All-white Carnegie longlist controversy prompts CILIP 'review'

CILIP will launch an independent review of its Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals following the controversy that was sparked by its 2017 Carnegie Medal longlist,... Read more

Illustrators included in Carnegie nominations

Illustrators are now listed on the CILIP Carnegie 2016 nominations list, revealed today, following last year’s complaint from author/illustrator Sarah McIntyre. Read more

CILIP opens Carnegie to translated fiction

Next year’s CILIP Carnegie Medal will be open to English translations of foreign language books for the first time. Joy Court, chair of the working... Read more

Tinder shortlisted for Carnegie and Greenaway Prize

Tinder by Sally Gardner and David Roberts (Orion Children’s Books) is in the running for a double CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway win after appearing... Read more

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